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CSZone Women’s Cybersecurity Empowerment Scholarship

CSZone Women’s Cybersecurity Empowerment Scholarship

CSZone Women’s Cybersecurity Empowerment Scholarship

Cyber Security Zone (CSZone) is proud to announce the CSZone Women’s Cybersecurity Empowerment Scholarship. This scholarship program aims to bridge the gender gap in cybersecurity by providing free training and guidance to exceptional women in Pakistan, preparing them for successful careers in this critical field.

Why Choose the CSZone Women’s Cybersecurity Empowerment Scholarship?

  • Invest in your future: Gain valuable skills and knowledge in cybersecurity through comprehensive training programs.
  • Become an industry leader: Join the growing number of women shaping the future of cybersecurity in Pakistan.
  • Empower yourself and others: Contribute to a more diverse and inclusive cybersecurity workforce.
  • Benefit from expert guidance: Receive mentorship and support from experienced professionals at Cyber Security Zone.

Scholarship Benefits:

  • Free comprehensive cybersecurity training: Our program covers various aspects of cybersecurity, including ethical hacking, network security, incident response, and more.
  • Industry-recognized certifications:Earn certifications that validate your skills and enhance your employability.
  • Mentorship and career guidance: Receive personalized advice and support from experienced cybersecurity professionals.
  • Networking opportunities: Connect with other scholarship recipients and industry experts.

What You Will Need:

  • Unofficial transcripts from your current (or most recent) educational institution. If awarded degrees, transcripts are preferred.
  • One Letter of Recommendation outlining the following:
  • How long have you known the applicant and in what capacity?
  • What skills or abilities does the applicant have that will support them in completing a cybersecurity program?
  • What other information about the applicant should be taken into consideration?
  • NOTE: Academic references are preferred; however, you may submit a professional letter of reference addressing the points above.
  • Resume/CV – No more than 3 pages maximum.
  • Essay questions to be filled out in application:
  • Tell us why you should be chosen to receive this women’s cybersecurity scholarship and what makes you stand out from your peers?
  • Describe why you need the scholarship.
  • Describe your personal and educational backgrounds.
  • What – or who – inspired you to pursue a career in cybersecurity? What makes you a candidate for success in information security and what are your goals for your professional career?
  • When you graduate and secure a career in our industry, what steps can you take to “pay it forward” by supporting other women (currently in school, recent graduates, mid career transition) new to our field?
  • Describe any contributions to the cybersecurity field (e.g., volunteer work, articles) and any other hobbies or extracurricular activities and what they mean to you. (Do not include links to articles)

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Female residents of Pakistan
  • Passionate about cybersecurity and technology
  • Demonstrated academic excellence
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to learning
  • Must Completed or enrolled in any Computer science/ Information technology (Information Security, Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence etc.) Graduation degree

Selection Process

Only Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an online interview to assess their suitability for the program. Selection will be based on a combination of academic merit, demonstrated interest in cybersecurity and potential for success in the field.

The application deadline is 30 April 2024.

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Please upload the following documents:
1): Transcripts from your current (or most recent) educational institution. 2): One Letter of Recommendation. 3): Resume/CV (maximum 3 pages). 4): Answers to the essay questions outlined in the scholarship details.

Together, we can empower women to become Leaders in Cybersecurity!

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